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September 16, 2015
Energy Department Selects Five Projects in First Step to Produce Fresh Water from CO2 Storage Sites

Today, the Department of Energy announced the selection of five projects that will study the feasibility of using salty water – or brine – from carbon dioxide (CO2) storage sites to produce fresh water.

September 10, 2015
2015 Energy, Technology & Education Festival Innovation Marketplace & Career Fair

Attendees: STEM Professionals and students
Supports: Student Employment Program

August 17, 2015
CX-100337 Categorical Exclusion Determination

SOLORRETINA ™ Crowd-sourced PV Data and Distribution Grid Analytics for High-Penetration Solar
Award Number: DE-EE0007186
CX(s) Applied: A9
Solar Energy Technologies Office
Date: 08/17/2015
Location(s): DC
Office(s): Golden Field Office

July 20, 2015
2nd Annual National Joint Tribal Emergency Management Conference

Hosted by the Kalispel Indian Tribe, this three-day workshop is a joint collaboration between the National Congress of American Indians, United South and Eastern Tribes, Affiliated Tribes of the Northwest Indians, and more. The event will feature several speaker sessions and networking opportunities.

June 30, 2015
EM Acting Assistant Secretary Mark Whitney gives the keynote address at the Contract and Project Management Workshop.
EM Employees Engage in Interactive Workshop on Contract, Project Management Improvements

WASHINGTON, D.C. - EM employees from across the DOE complex met at the Contract and Project Management Workshop this past month to focus on continuous improvements in planning and execution of contracts and projects.

June 29, 2015
U.S. Organizations Recognized for Cutting Parking Facility Energy Use by 60 Percent

As part of the Energy Department’s effort to support U.S. businesses working to save money by saving energy, the Better Buildings Alliance’s Lighting Energy Efficiency in Parking (LEEP) Campaign recognized 18 organizations for leading the way in efficient outdoor lighting today.

June 26, 2015
October 15, 2015 - SEAB Meeting

The Secretary of Energy Advisory Board (SEAB) will have a public meeting on October 15, 2015 to receive updates from several SEAB task force chairs. There will also be an opportunity for comments from the public.

June 24, 2015
Energy Department Issues Remaining $1.8 Billion in Loan Guarantees for Vogtle Advanced Nuclear Energy Project

To further support the construction of two advanced nuclear reactors at the Alvin W. Vogtle Electric Generating Plant, the Department of Energy announced today it will issue $1.8 billion in loan guarantees to three subsidiaries of the Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia (MEAG Power).

June 11, 2015
Tribal Energy Summit: A Path to Economic Sovereignty

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is participating in a National Tribal Energy Summit: A Path to Economic Sovereignty September 23–25, 2015, in Washington, D.C. The National Summit supports the Obama Administration’s ongoing commitment to assist tribal efforts to enhance energy security, increase community resiliency, and cultivate a sustainable energy future.

June 5, 2015
A vehicle undergoes dynamometer testing at Argonne National Laboratory's Advanced Powertrain Research Facility in Illinois. The project is one of many that is being evaluated at the Vehicle Technologies Office and Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Program Annual Merit Review and Peer Evaluation Meeting this week. | Photo by Argonne National Laboratory
Annual Merit Review Evaluates Impact of Sustainable Transportation Projects

Nearly 400 Energy Department activities and projects will be judged by reviewers from a variety of scientific backgrounds this week at the Vehicle Technologies Office and Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Program Annual Merit Review and Peer Evaluation Meeting in Washington, D.C., which is free of charge and open to the public.